The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 227 225 204
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 29 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.34% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 27
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6850 6171 5672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.12% 95.32% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5689 4814 4724
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Yorkshire region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire +20 16 £35,000 -5.40%
West Yorkshire -1 11 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South Yorkshire -6 2 - -
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 46 (92.00%) C#
3 36 (72.00%) WPF
4 30 (60.00%) .NET
5 25 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
6 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
7 19 (38.00%) HTML
7 19 (38.00%) Silverlight
7 19 (38.00%) Automated Testing
8 17 (34.00%) WCF
9 16 (32.00%) MVC
10 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 15 (30.00%) Unit Testing
11 14 (28.00%) Use Case
11 14 (28.00%) SQL
11 14 (28.00%) CSS
12 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (24.00%) Android
14 11 (22.00%) XML
15 10 (20.00%) Java
16 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (18.00%) Android Development
17 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
17 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
18 7 (14.00%) HTML5
18 7 (14.00%) Retail
19 6 (12.00%) ReSharper
19 6 (12.00%) Coaching
20 5 (10.00%) Line Management

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) ReSharper
2 5 (10.00%) FitNesse
2 5 (10.00%) Moq
2 5 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 5 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (4.00%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (14.00%) Retail
2 5 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (72.00%) WPF
2 30 (60.00%) .NET
3 21 (42.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (38.00%) HTML
4 19 (38.00%) Silverlight
5 17 (34.00%) WCF
6 14 (28.00%) CSS
7 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (22.00%) XML
9 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (14.00%) HTML5
11 5 (10.00%) Gherkin
11 5 (10.00%) jQuery
12 4 (8.00%) Web Services
13 3 (6.00%) SOAP
13 3 (6.00%) XSLT
13 3 (6.00%) XHTML
13 3 (6.00%) Ajax
14 2 (4.00%) Spring MVC
14 2 (4.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Android
2 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (38.00%) Automated Testing
3 16 (32.00%) MVC
4 15 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 14 (28.00%) Use Case
6 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.00%) Android Development
7 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.00%) Coaching
9 5 (10.00%) Line Management
9 5 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Agile Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Analytics
9 5 (10.00%) User Stories
9 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.00%) OO
11 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (4.00%) TDD
11 2 (4.00%) Data Privacy
11 2 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) C#
2 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
4 10 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (8.00%) VB
5 4 (8.00%) VB6
6 3 (6.00%) C++
7 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) WAI
2 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Apple
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
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